Terrific Casting News from Arrow

The Arrow-verse continues to expand. Today Entertainment Weekly reports that Echo Kellum (Ben and Kate) has been cast as Curtis Holt, an employee of Palmer Industries, working with Felicity Smoak (Emily Bett Rickards).  Curtis, an inventor/tech genius, will also have a night job.  He’ll be out on the streets fighting crime as Mr. Terrific.  Kellum will make his début in the series’ second episode this fall. Mr. Terrific has a long history in comics, with two men taking up the mantle of “fair play”.  The current Mr. Terrific appearing in DC Comics is Michael Holt, a  self-made multi-millionaire, who happens … Continue reading

DC’s Legends of Tomorrow – Today!

  For sometime we have been hearing about the new team series set in the Arrow-verse, featuring characters from both Arrow and it’s spinoff, The Flash, plus “three never-before-seen-on-TV DC characters”.  News of casting has dripped out, and we now know who is on the team (or at least who will be on the show) and now we get our first look of (some of) them in action in this special teaser that the CW has put out, introducing DC’s Legends of Tomorrow! If you haven’t watched the Arrow series finale, yet, you may want to check it out before … Continue reading

Doctor Who’s Arthur Darvill Cast As A Time Traveler in Arrow Spinoff

Arthur Darvill has been cast as time traveler Rip Hunter in the Arrow spinoff DC Superhero team show being developed for the CW by Arrow and Flash producers Greg Berlanti and Andrew Kreisberg. No stranger to time travel, Darvill played companion Rory Williams for two and a half seasons on Doctor Who.  Rory Williams shares many of the traits that were used to describe the Rip Hunter character – “a Han Solo-esque rogue who gets by with his charm, this hero hails from the future, and has journeyed back in time on a secret mission. His razor-sharp wit hides the … Continue reading

Who’s Going To Be on Atom’s Spinoff Team? Casting Details leaked.

  TVLine is reporting that they have learned details about the three unnamed characters who will be joining the team-up show with Ray Palmer (Brandon Routh), Dr. Martin Stein (Victor Garber) and Caity Lotz, who played Sarah Lance, the Canary, who  was killed at the start of Arrow’s third season. There is a lot of speculation on who these characters could be.  I can see the writer’s room, and it looks like Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman in that scene from Justice League of America #0 (the last series, before the New 52).  There is a table covered with photos … Continue reading

CW Superhero Team-up Series To Spin Out Of Arrow/Flash. Three New Characters to be Added.

Update – show creator Greg Berlanti has confirmed that thrid Arrowverse series is in the works, and it will be a team up series Yes, we’re creating a spinoff from #Arrow and #TheFlash and couldn’t be more excited by the cast signing on. More to come. #SuperheroTeamUp — Greg Berlanti (@GBerlanti) February 27, 2015 It seems that lately we can’t go a week without news of another comic book character getting a TV series or movie.    It’s gotten to be so much lately, that we hear in Geeksville are getting worried we might be getting too much of good thing.   … Continue reading